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proud daughter

I was covering classes for a colleague this week and so I had to walk into class rooms that are not on my usual orbit. I walked into on classroom set my things down on the teacher’s desk and then noticed something stuck on the wall behind me : 40 more words

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Herding wild grape vines

You see them all over Ottawa. They’re especially noticeable in the late summer and early fall when the maple-leaf shaped leaves shade the dripping purple fruit of the wild grape. 297 more words


Dolma With Swiss Chard

This dolma recipe is a different take on the more traditional dolma made with vine leaves. Both versions are great, but this version is less briny. 499 more words


Peace Corps Pets

There’s something so awesome in the idea of having a pet as a Peace Corps Volunteer.  All of those things you’re missing in your service you gain in the form of a four-legged fur-ball—companionship, understanding, and unconditional love.  1,244 more words


Bal Kabağı mı?..

​Yaşamın vakti mi var? Ya da sūresi.? Kişi kendine göre biçtiği ,tartığı düzeni kendisine özgü yaşayıp gidiyor.

Eylül geldi evet geldiği gibi de gidecek.. Bize uğurlu gelmeyen bir ay ama adına yakışır hüznü de her gününde hissettirecek saatleri var.. 279 more words


In the States, I had moments driven by impulse.  Never mind if the action didn’t make sense, or if it would end up doing me more harm than good.  882 more words


Yaprak Dolması

I was given some fresh vineleaves from a friend – thank you Angela. Well Angela had kindly brined them for me and popped them in a lovely jar. 576 more words